The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 17 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.23% 2.29% 3.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.00% 16.67% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.34% 13.76% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 30
Median daily rate £400 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +2 5 - - 3
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (61.76%) Unit Testing
3 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 19 (55.88%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) Social Network
5 16 (47.06%) SFIA
6 15 (44.12%) System Testing
7 13 (38.24%) SharePoint
7 13 (38.24%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (35.29%) C#
8 12 (35.29%) CRM
8 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) Project Management
9 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
10 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (29.41%) ETL
10 10 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (29.41%) Informatica
10 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 10 (29.41%) CSS
10 10 (29.41%) Star Schema
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (38.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (29.41%) Star Schema
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) JSUnit
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) FxCop
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Developer
5 5 (14.71%) HTML Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Database Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Designer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Database Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Designer
6 4 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (5.88%) EPiServer Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Informatica Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (17.65%) JSON
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) LINQ
5 5 (14.71%) Ninject
5 5 (14.71%) Sass
6 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Social Network
2 10 (29.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Unit Testing
2 16 (47.06%) SFIA
3 15 (44.12%) System Testing
4 12 (35.29%) CRM
5 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
5 11 (32.35%) Project Management
6 10 (29.41%) ETL
6 10 (29.41%) ETL Development
6 10 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) API Integration
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 5 (14.71%) SOLID
10 4 (11.76%) Prototyping
10 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) C
5 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
7 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) EPiServer